Category Archives: Press Statements

We Testify Supports Columbus Repro Organizers

We, the staff and abortion storytellers of We Testify, unequivocally support the activists in Columbus, OH who peacefully protested the hateful and violent rhetoric at a local church long-known for preaching and sanctioning inhumanity and cruelty towards people who have abortions and other marginalized identities. We are upset to hear that the activists are facing … Continue reading

Statement on White Supremacist Coup at the Capitol

The We Testify storytellers are horrified at the white supremacist coup and clear seditious acts that our nation witnessed at the United States Capitol building today as our legislators attempted to solidify the results of the 2020 presidential election. While we are distraught, sadly we are not surprised. This is what white supremacy looks like—it … Continue reading

¡La votación que legalizó el aborto en Argentina! Argentina Legalizes Abortion!

¡Lxs narradorxs de We Testify están encantadxs con la votación que legalizó el aborto en Argentina! Enviamos nuestro amor, alegría y felicitaciones a todxs lxs personas que han compartido sus experiencias de cuidado de aborto y a lxs activistxs que han trabajado incansablemente para hacer este momento realidad. Han estado organizando, compartiendo historias de abortos … Continue reading

Texas Abortion Storytellers Respond to Governor’s Abortion Ban

On Wednesday, Texas We Testify storytellers sent a letter to the Governor of Texas denouncing his attempt to close abortion clinics and declare abortion a non-essential health care service. You cannot have it both ways, ordering clinics to close so that we have to travel for care while telling us to stay at home to … Continue reading

National Network of Abortion Funds Demands ICE Release Alejandra Pablos, Abortion Storyteller and Immigration Activist

The National Network of Abortion Funds demands the release of Alejandra Pablos, an undocumented abortion storyteller with We Testify, a program of the National Network of Abortion Funds, and immigration activist and organizer with the National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, being held by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in Arizona. The morning of March … Continue reading

We Testify Abortion Storytellers Rise Up for 45th Roe v. Wade Anniversary

At the National Network of Abortion Funds, we’ve always known that the Roe v. Wade decision didn’t make the right to an abortion a reality. Together, we are rising up and refusing to rewind to a past in which abortion was inaccessible. On January 16, 2018, We Testify Abortion Storytellers shared their truths and how … Continue reading